Evening Shift Volunteer

(The Guesthouse Shelter, The Guesthouse Shelter and Community Hub)

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Position ID: V-MID0357 Last Modified: 27 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 27 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactShelly Dutton, Community Engagement Coordinator, The Guesthouse Shelter; Phone: 705-528-1096 ext 204; Email: cec@theguesthouseshelter.ca
DutiesEvening shift duties include greeting guests, socializing with guests and other volunteers, occasionally provide snacks and left-overs to late-arrivals, and light cleaning up.
BenefitsOur volunteers say they love how grateful the guests are. Whether it's food, shelter or clothing. There is always at least one person if not all saying how much they appreciate the efforts of our volunteers. Everyone benefits!
ClientsResidents or visitors to the community who are homeless or simply in urgent need.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Friend / Penpal ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Friendly attitude, good communication skills, dependable and respectful of confidentiality, good listening skills, and non-judgmental. Strong belief in the rights of every human being to a safe and healthy life.
Commitment LengthVolunteer as little as 2 hours a month, once a month, or if you choose, you can volunteer once or twice a week. What works for you, works for us.
Minimum Hours3.25 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Tuesday: Evening 
Wednesday: Evening 
Thursday: Evening 
Friday: Evening 
Saturday: Evening 
Sunday: Evening 
Mon-Sun 7:45pm - 11:00pm
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Accessible
LocationElizabeth Street, Midland
Number of PositionsMidland 
14 individual(s) needed in total. 
2 volunteers needed per shift
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Start DateOn or after 05 Nov 2018
Agency Details
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Organization NameThe Guesthouse Shelter, The Guesthouse Shelter and Community Hub
Office PhoneShelter Line: 705-527-4111  
Office: 705-528-1096
Address & Map
522 Elizabeth St
Midland, ON L4R 1A2
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Mailing Address522 Elizabeth St, 2nd floor 
Midland, ON L4R 2A1